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Local Obits for Mon. Jul 9th, 2012

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Emma Lois Day, 71, Winder
Emma Lois Day, age 71, of Winder passed away Monday, July 9, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.o ...

Forsyth

Sylvia Mae Garner, 74, Cumming
Sylvia Mae Garner, age 74, of Cumming, passed away Monday, July 9, 2012. She was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church.Survivors include her husband, Garland Garner of Cumming; son, ...

Gwinnett

Rose Marie Feit, 85, Buford
In loving memory of Rose Marie Feit (85) who passed away July 9, 2012. Buford, GA. Formerly of Oakcliff Estates, Doraville, GA. She leaves a legacy to include 4 daughters: Monica ...

Habersham

Marvin Edward 'Slim' Erwin, 78, Clarkesville
Marvin Edward "Slim" Erwin, age 78, of Clarkesville passed away Monday July 9, 2012 at his residence.Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 3:00 PM fro ...

Hall

Jack (Gene) Smith, 81, Lula
Mr. Jack (Gene) Smith, 81 of Lula died Monday July 9, 2012 at his residence. Born in Hapeville, Georgia, Mr. Smith was the son of the late Stanley Monroe and Lena Mae Alexander Smi ...
Lottie Wilburn McKinzie, 90, Flowery Branch
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in the Chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home. Rev. Phil Carpenter will officiate. Interment will be in ...
Samuel Carroll Pool, 64, Clermont
Samuel Carroll Pool, 64 of Clermont, GA passed away at his residence on Monday, July 9, 2012. The family will hold a private celebration of life at a later date. Condolences may ...

Jackson

Judy B. Richardson, 61, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Judy B. Richardson, age 61, of Hoschton, who passed away on Monday evening, July 9, 2012.Mrs. Richardson was born in Atlanta, Georgia ...
Maxine P. Staten Shoemake, 86, Braselton
Maxine P. Staten Shoemake Oct 6, 1926 - July 9, 2012. Long-time resident of Atlanta, Fairfield Plantation /Villa Rica, Ga, also residing in Braselton, GA, and McCormick, S.C. bef ...

Lumpkin

J.C. Lee, 84, Dahlonega
Mr. J.C. Lee, age 84, of Dahlonega, GA, died Monday, July 9, 2012, at his home following an extended illness.Mr. Lee was a Hall County native who had lived in Lumpkin County for ma ...
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.
Speedway Motorsports founder Bruton Smith dies at 95
O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners...
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.